What's On

What's on in Wexford

Note that due to the National Government recommendations regarding COVID-19, please contact the venue to confirm if the event is still going ahead.

Wexford's musical and cultural scene is busy all year round. 

  • Festivals: Wexford is internationally known for the Opera Festival, but Wexford has much more. Food and harvest festivals, the Spiegeltent, literary festivals or the Fringe festival to name a few
  • Loads of family-friendly events take place around the County. Check Wells House and Gardens,  Johnstown Castle, the Irish National Heritage Park among others to find children events and activities
  • Comedy and live music gigs in Wexford are a must. Look up the Presentation and Wexford Art Centres and many pubs like the Crown in Wexford town or the Bailey in Enniscorthy 
  • Find the list of art and crafts events or lovely heritage workshops on traditional methods in the Irish National Heritage Park and other venues

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Gallivanting Tours – A Gory Gorey Walk

Fri 30th October - Sat 31st October
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A Gory Gorey Walk This Halloween, take a wander around Gory Gorey in the company of a real Witch, and hear 8 chilling tales of Irish and local Folklore.   Discover the Dulahan, Irelands Headless Horseman who competed with the Ghost of the Hunter Gowan for terrified travellers to drag to hell! Hear the shocking […]

Gallivanting Tours – A Gory Gorey Kids Walk

Fri 30th October
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A Gory Gorey Kids Walk Special kids walking tour for Halloween! Discover the darker side to Gory Gorey on this 7-12 year old friendly walking tour that delves into all that is dark and gory! A blend of local folklore and some national folklore, vampires, headless horsemen and the banshee! They never sleep again but […]

Seal Rescue Ireland – Creatures of the Deep

Fri 23rd October - Sun 1st November
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Creatures of the Deep   Running: Friday 24 Oct. – Sunday 1 Nov.   Time-slots (two per day): 12:30 PM & 2 PM Length: 45 min per workshop   Cost per timeslot: €50 (Must book ahead online) Group size: up to six people Age range: 2 yr – 9 yr (must be accompanied by parent/ […]

Seal Rescue Ireland – SRI After Dark Tour

Fri 23rd October - Sun 1st November
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SRI After Dark Tour Night tours for adults Running Daily: Friday 23 Oct. – Sunday 1 Nov. Time-slots (one per day): 6:30 PM Length: 1.5 hr Cost: €30 per person (Must book ahead online) Group size: up to four participants per timeslot Age range: 12+ (Under 18s must be accompanied by parent/ guardian throughout) Description: […]

Springmount Garden Centre


Springmount Garden Centre has a definite Halloween theme with staff members partaking in the A Very Gorey Halloween Fancy Dress Competition over the Halloween weekend. Their cafe will feature some ghoulishly good food so be sure to pop in!    There’s also a spooktacular photo opportunity throughout the week for your little devils visiting Springmount […]

Amber Springs Halloween Mystery Train

Sat 24th October - Sun 1st November
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IT’S THE SCOOBY DOO HALLOWEEN MYSTERY TRAIN AT THE AMBER SPRINGS Trains run from the 24th October to the 1st November for the Halloween Train at the Amber Springs. Dust off your broomsticks and join in on the Scooby Doo Halloween Mystery event at the Amber Springs Hotel.   There has been suspicious activity in […]

Wexford Lavender Farm Pumpkin Picking

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Wexford Lavender Farm has a fun pumpkin picking day planned with some hidden surprises along the way!  Enjoy some fresh air and meet some wicked witches as you select your pumpkin to bring home and carve.  This is a ticketed event with tickets available >>HERE<<    Join Wexford Lavender Farm in October to pick your […]


Sat 21st November - Wed 23rd December

  Come to Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford this Christmas for a Santastic time from Nov 21st to Dec 23rd. We have re-imagined our seasonal experience for 2020 so although it will be different this year, you are guaranteed the same Christmas cheer NEW FOR YOU THIS YEAR Check-in for Christmas at Santa HQ on Castle Street […]

The BIG Drive Inn Gorey – Halloween Special

Sat 24th October - Sun 25th October

  HALLOWEEN DRIVE INN SPECIAL MMXX 👻 Venue: Courtown Carpark, Gorey – Y25 PD92 TICKETS PRICED PER CAR (€24.50 + BOOKING FEE) COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Safe Event Saturday (24.10.20): The Big Drive Inn – Scooby-Doo – Gorey (4:00 PM) The Big Drive Inn – The Goonies – Gorey (6:30 PM) The Big Drive Inn – IT […]

A Gory Gorey Halloween Walk with Gallivanting Tours

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Join me for a very special Gory Gorey Walk this Halloween!     As dusk gathers, we’ll wander the streets of Gorey to hear 8 chilling tales from the past!   Come gallivanting with me as we take a walk around Gory Gorey this Halloween! I will be running my walking tours all through the […]

Halloween Spook-tacular at Johnstown Castle!

Sat 24th October - Sat 31st October
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Our spook-tacular family tour, led by some of our good ghosts such as Sir John Esmonde, will take our visitors through our dungeons and up into the gothic, ghoulish castle! The Spook-tacular Tour of the Castle should be pre-booked online to avoid disappointment. The tour takes approximately one hour and the ticket includes entry to […]

Basciville Live at The Wexford Arts Centre

Sat 3rd October - Sat 3rd October

Please note that show starts at 7pm sharp – Doors open 6:30pm We’re delighted to welcome you all back to Wexford Arts Centre. Things will look and feel a bit different. including our opening hours and access. Please read our Covid Protocol before visiting us.   Please note that this event will take place under current social distancing […]